This is a list of some of the past events organized, hosted, or sponsored, by the ACLU of Utah.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 13, Weber State University, Ogden, 8:30 AM TO 3:30 PM. This day-long gathering is for all activists, advocates, community members, students, professionals and others who are working for Criminal Justice Reform in Utah. At the Shepherd Union Building (in the Sky Room) on the campus of Weber State University in beautiful Ogden, UT Open (and free!) to all advocates, community members, students, professionals and others working for Criminal Justice Reform in Utah. Don't miss out - register today to reserve your FREE spot (with free breakfast & lunch)! Hosted by: ACLU of Utah, Calvary Baptist Church, the Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake, Journey of Hope, the Utah Prisoner Advocate Network, and the American Democracy Project In January 2015, our first ever Faith in Reform "mini-Summit," held at Salt Lake Community College's Taylorsville Campus, was such a positive experience that the event planners have decided to go for it again in 2016! One major bit of feedback we received about last year's "mini-Summit" was that it didn't really need to be quite so "mini." ...SO we have slightly expanded our format, to allow for slightly longer workshops and to give all attendees a chance to check out all offered workshops. We're also…
Peace Officer validates that military weapons create military mindsets. Wednesday, November 18, 7:30PM, at Megaplex at The Gateway, SLC.
Mon. October 19, 6:00 PM, SLC Library Auditorium, 210 East 400 South
October 7, 5:30 - 8:00 pm, Law & Justice Center, 645 South 200 East, Salt Lake City, UT
Debate, 6:00 pm Wednesday, October 7, 2015, S.J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah
We had a blast walking in the Pride Parade on Sunday, June 7, thanks to all of our supporters who joined us to celebrate. Check out our photos!
Many thanks to the 120+ guests who joined us on April 16, 2015 at the Utah Law and Justice Center for a Public Forum on the Utah Board of Pardons and Parole, jointly presented by the Utah Assoc. of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Libertas Institute and ACLU of Utah. As we promised the evening of this event, we are providing here on this webpage some of the materials that were shared there. We are also happy to share a link to the video recording of the forum (with thanks to Libertas for filming!): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wmSS6yD0gK4&feature=youtu.be At the bottom of this page, you will find the following materials: Keith Hamilton's PowerPoint presentation, "A PRACTICAL PRIMER ON UTAH’S INDETERMINATE SENTENCING STRUCTURE AND THE BOARD OF PARDONS AND PAROLE." Sharel Reber's handout, "Board Decision Process, Factors and Considerations."
Monday, April 13, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM, Weber State University, Shepherd Union, Ballroom C, 3910 W Campus Dr, Ogden.
Below are some great photos from the amazing #RaceMattersUtah event Thanks to all of the amazing people who shared their art, stories, dance, music, poetry, spoken word, and experiences about race & culture in Utah. And, thanks to all of sponsoring organizations and the community members that came to participate. Post by Racially Just Utah. Tell Your Story: Race | Culture | Identity Spoken word. Music. Poetry. Dance. Storytelling. We want to hear your stories and experiences dealing with race, culture & identity in Utah. Presented by Racially Just Utah and Raise Your Pen Coalition FREE & open to the public. There will be spoken word, music, poetry, dance, and storytelling performances concerning race, culture, and identity in Utah. 6-6:30 p.m.: Come meet people! Refreshments will be served. 6:30-9 p.m.: Open Mic! Performances from Utah students, professionals & community members. Location: Sugar Space At River District, 130 South 800 West, Salt Lake City, Utah Send questions to Racially Just Utah. Invite your friends and bring your family by sharing the Facebook event page! We hope to see you there. This amazing event is co-sponsored:- Racially Just Utah - Raise Your Pen Coalition - ACLU of Utah - Inclusion Center for…
We had a fantastic conference and are grateful to all of the youth participants as well as the co-sponsoring organizations. Inspired Youth Activists Ready to Make Their Mark on the World >> - written by a Highland High School student reporter for their school newspaper Photos & tweets from student participants and co-sponsoring organizations >>. Photos on Facebook >> January 24, 8:30am - 5:00pm, Spencer Fox Eccles Business Building, Level 5, University of Utah